Element record L4301 - CROPMARKS AT COLLINGHAM




Grid reference Centred SK 84275 62535 (413m by 362m)
Map sheet SK86SW
District Newark
Civil Parish Collingham, Newark


Type and Period (3)

Full Description

Traces of enclosures and 4 ring ditches. Cropmarks of a large rectangular enclosure containing small enclosure on NW side (this is not clear on SMR map). (1)
The marks fall on flat, level, low-lying ground, part ploughed and part fallow. Nothing of interest was found and local enquiries suggested that marks may be the result of coal boring operations that were carried out here. (2)
Morph: 180.9.1 field boundary, 180.9.2 enclosure, 180.10.1 field boundary, 180.10.2 enclosure. (3)
See L4302 for adjacent cropmarks.

Data Held: Aerial Photograph (Aerial photograph). SNT2645.

1 BW print, Pickering J, 252/31A, SMR

<1> Pickering J, Air photos (Aerial photograph). SNT1148.

Other Refs: 252/31A (NLAP SK 8462/1)

<2> Seaman BH, 1974, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1252.

<3> RCHME, National Mapping Programme, Notts - Morph Data (Unknown). SNT1470.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • --- Aerial photograph: Data Held: Aerial Photograph.
  • <1> Aerial photograph: Pickering J. Air photos.
  • <2> Personal comment: Seaman BH. 1974. Pers Comm.
  • <3> Unknown: RCHME. National Mapping Programme, Notts - Morph Data.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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